Leaving blogs.oracle.com

Time to see if I can load the Oracle Blog into my blog.davelevy.info. It seems to be behind a login screen now, although the index page seems available if you known the URL.

The backup claims to be in atom, It looks like I’ll need to convert it into RSS at which point there’s any number of import utilities.

  1. https://wordpress.org/plugins/wp-rss-multi-importer/
  2. http://en.forums.wordpress.com/topic/convert-rss-xhtml-to-wxr
  3. https://wordpress.org/plugins/wp-all-import/
  4. https://wordpress.org/plugins/wp-rss-multi-importer/

The following link might help with xslt, if I need to write anything

  1. http://xml.silmaril.ie/parsers.html

The following links help understand the rules of WXR, WordPress’s RSS schema

  1. http://devtidbits.com/2011/03/16/the-wordpress-extended-rss-wxr-exportimport-xml-document-format-decoded-and-explained/
  2. http://en.forums.wordpress.com/topic/convert-rss-xhtml-to-wxr

Given my previous experience with snipsnap, which I eventually did manually, this might be tricky. Here’s a further how to and its supporting resources.

  1. http://wpbarista.com/blog/moving-from-blogger-atom-xml-to-wordpress-with-rss-import/
  2. http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=15697

I used the following google searches,

  1. how to import ATOM into WordPress
  2. wordpress import xml

The source files are safe on my web site, check out the site map.

 

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